East Peoria, IL has one nursing assistant school within its city limits. Illinois Central College has a total student population of 13,049. It is the 4723rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 169th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about nursing assistant programs in East Peoria, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nursing assistant professors at Illinois Central College such as Bonnie Allen, Jan Alt, Keli Briggs, Jennifer Duhon, Julie Edwards, and Stephanie Lampe.
Nursing Assistant students from East Peoria schools who go on to become nursing assistants, medical assistants, medical office assistants, physician assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,438,010 people working as nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,980. Also, Physical therapist aides make on average $24,990 per year and there are about 44,160 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Peoria area alone, there are ** employed physical therapist aides earning an average salary of $28,730. Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants in this area earn $25,590/yr and there are 2,820 employed.
East Peoria lies in Tazewell county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the Peoria area has 170,260 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $40,170 average annual salary. Thus, about 17 out of every 1000 jobs in East Peoria are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants, and **/1000 are held by physical therapist aides.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Illinois Central College ends up costing a student $4,505/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from East Peoria|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||78.2 miles|
|West Burlington||IA||-||1||15.5796||40||83.3 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||96.1 miles|